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And So It Begins...

I have been a doula for about 5 years. I trained and certified as a birth doula through DONA International. After the birth of my twins, I trained with DONA as a postpartum doula. 434 more words


5 Things I Know to be True

I’d like to think I know lots of things. I know how to ride a bike without falling over, find the domain of a quadratic equation algebraically, bake homemade chocolate chip cookies, and change 10 diapers in less than 30 minutes. 1,381 more words


I had an affair...

On the eve of July 25th 2011.  I’ll never forget that evening or those hours. For an entire three and a half years, my heart, mind, soul and breath belonged to one person.  385 more words

New blog post coming soon!

Happy Summer, everyone!  Things at Mindful Doula Arts are going through a creative renovation.  I’ve been transitioning my doula practice to that of a primary postpartum doula role; and began the conception process.  82 more words

The Birth of a Postpartum Doula

Because my clients invite me into their hearts and homes during a very personal time in their lives, I decided that this blog post – my first blog post – should reciprocate that level of respect and trust. 

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Become a Joyful Birth CT Labor Companion and Educator

My philosophy is birth and parenting is not a political statement, an illness, a burden, painful, or confrontational. I believe in teaching couples confidence, trust and the ability to clearly express what they need without any fear of judgement from me.   198 more words